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Sophocles : Antigone

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Treating ancient plays as living drama. Classical Greek drama is brought vividly to life in this series of new translations. Students are encouraged to engage with the text through detailed commentaries, including suggestions for discussion and analysis. In addition, numerous practical questions stimulate ideas on staging and encourage students to explore the play's dramatic qualities. Antigone is suitable for students of both Classical Civilisation and Drama. Useful features include full synopsis of the play, commentary alongside translation for easy reference and a comprehensive introduction to the Greek Theatre. Antigone is aimed primarily at A-level and undergraduate students in the UK, and college students in North America.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 126 pages
  • 124.46 x 195.58 x 7.62mm | 204.12g
  • CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • English, Greek, Modern (1453-)
  • 1 colour book
  • 052101073X
  • 9780521010733
  • 80,953

Table of contents

Preface; Background to the story; Map of ancient Greece; List of characters; Antigone: translation and commentary; Synopsis of the play; Guide to pronunciation of names; Introduction to the Greek theatre; Time line; Index.show more
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